Automation in India’s logistics sector is helping to cut down on a lot of costs. Shipping delays and incorrect deliveries are two examples of significant losses for businesses. Companies have started using AI technology to give real-time updates, improve customer service, and also improve scalability. Here is the list of top tech-enabled companies that are using automation in the logistics industry.
Top 5 tech logistics platforms which have changed the landscape
iThink Logistics is an end-to-end AI-enabled multiple courier aggregator shipping platform that services 26,000+ pin codes in India. The company’s cutting-edge online portal can be linked with marketplaces or online stores through APIs (for importing orders) and has a built-in channel that connects with multiple renowned courier partners. Clients can also book parcel shipping services and print labels using the service.
Additionally, the technology provides real-time shipment tracking updates. The following are the most notable features that iThink Logistics provides: A patented 6-step NDR, an insightful dashboard, and a dedicated key account manager. manager. The Mumbai-based company was conceived by industrious individuals with a far-sighted vision for the Indian e-commerce market and logistics ecosystem. Today, the company has 5000+ satisfied customers, an impressive daily volume of 25,000+ shipments, a comprehensive reach to all parts of the country demonstrated by 26000+ pin codes served, and the territorial coverage of 180 countries.
Locus is a leading-edge technology company solving for excellence in last-mile logistics. We provide a real-world dispatch management solution that helps enterprises seamlessly manage all stages of last-mile fulfilment on a single, integrated platform, converting their last-mile logistics from a cost centre to a revenue generator. Essentially we help in decision-making that helps enterprises/businesses bring excellence to their last-mile logistics operations.
Through advanced optimization algorithms including AI, ML, etc. and intuitive workflow automation learn from previous outcomes to drive more efficient dispatch planning, scheduling, and routing, and increased visibility, capacity, and carrier management under an integrated API-ready solution. This helps in streamlining logistics complexities, maximise operational efficiency, and improve end-user experiences. Our platform is being implemented and used by more than 200+ clients across 30+ countries globally to power more than 650M deliveries. We are proud to count Unilever, BigBasket, Nestle, The Tata Group, and BlueDart as some of our valued customers.
TCI -Transport Corporation of India
Transport Corporation of India (TCI group), with revenues of over Rs.4300 crores, is India’s leading integrated multimodal logistics and supply chain solutions provider. As “Leaders in Logistics”, TCI continuously strives to better existing systems, processes and productivity. With expertise spanning over six decades and infrastructure comprising an extensive network of 1400+ company-owned offices, 12 million sq. ft. of warehousing space, a strong team of 6000+ trained employees and a strong foundation, TCI group has expanded boundaries to offer seamless multimodal transportation solutions in both Indian and International markets.
Shipsy enables businesses worldwide to build a resilient, connected, agile, sustainable, and autonomous supply chain and logistics operations. Its smart logistics management platform empowers businesses to significantly reduce operating costs, lower carbon footprint, enhance customer experiences, boost delivery productivity, and drive seamless cross-border freight movement.
Shipsy’s 350+ team is based out of India, Dubai, and Indonesia serving 200+ customers across the globe. Shipsy tracks 650,000+ containers per month procuring freight worth $150mn+ per month, and powers 60mn+ parcels per month. On a broader perspective, Shipsy has integrations with 64+ major shipping lines, 50+ third-party logistics companies, 300+ freight forwarders, 50+ customs agents, and a network of over 20,000 global shippers.
Started in 2017, Raaho is an on-demand intercity trucking management platform that focuses on middle-mile logistics in India. Raaho helps in on-demand trucking through its various apps – Shipper app, Trucker app, and Driver app which helps in building credibility, and increasing visibility. Raaho has been focusing on helping ease the process of logistics and trucking through automation and digitization.
Raaho has covered 20 million kilometres with over 25,000 trucks, catering to a customer base of more than 750+ shippers. Its 24/7 monitoring software, digital files of truckers with their IDs and granular geolocation data helps in optimising the supply chain and also in building trust with their customers, making it one of the most trusted logistical platforms in the country. Raaho continues to work to make a digital marketplace for trucks for cost efficiency and flexibility.
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